My kids were so excited to get the Carrera Go! Slot Cars set! We are still home all day for virtual school so we we are always looking for something interactive and fun that kids could play with together. This race track is just the thing to keep the kids engaged and playing during school breaks. Race head-to-head with this battery powered … [Read more...]

We are on day 1,453,380 of quarantine...ok it's day 15 but who's counting. We are alllllll bored and looking for some new games to play. We usually like quick games because we are always on the move. But now with all this time on our hands, we are ready to tackle some more strategic games. Ravensburger has some amazing games for this. High … [Read more...]

School's out and summer is finally here!!! For me that mean POOL TIME!!!! I love to swim play with my friends at pool. Every summer I do swim team. I have swim practice ever single day and swim meets Tuesday and Thursdays and sometimes Saturday. It keeps me really busy! Today at the pool, my friends and I tried out some really cool new … [Read more...]

We just received this awesome box from Sensory TheraPlay! Sensory TheraPlay is a monthly subscription box filled with toys that help kids self regulate while having fun. Boxes are curated by a Pediatric OT for children with autism, ADHD and sensory issues in mind. However, all kids can benefit from therapeutic toys! My brother and I loved playing … [Read more...]

BARBIE CRAYOLA COLOR MAGIC STATION Hey Guys! I wanted to share with you some really cool products from Crayola and Barbie. They have come together to give us the best of Crayola's creativity and the fashion and fun of Barbie! Watch my unboxing here on YouTube: This is just awesome! I love that you can … [Read more...]

This is the cutest! I missed attending a toy event up in NYC last month but a couple of the PR folks I've been in contact with over years sent me some goodies to check out what's new and hot for the summer toy season. I'll bring you guys reviews of some of my favorites over the next few weeks, including this: the My Fairy Garden by Playmonster. … [Read more...]

A little over a week ago, I attended Blogger Bash in NYC - a great 2-day event full of blogger goodness.  One of the events during the 2-day affair was the epic Sweet Suite, from the Big Toy Book.  This event brings together bloggers and brands for a night of play - toy companies display their latest and greatest on the market and the bloggers … [Read more...]

Last week we had our school's "Trunk or Treat," which is a fun event where you decorate the trunk of your car and let kids Trick or Treat in a parking lot to all of the trunks.  We had a big email about all of the allergies at school so I was happy to give out a non-food item as an option that I thought the kids would like.  They LOVED these!  I … [Read more...]

When I hit up the Zing booth at Time to Play last month, I was all, I have boys, ooooh sure I can work a bow.  I was aiming for this target: I sure *look* like I know what I'm doing, right? Okay so it's blurry but can you tell from my face that it didn't go so well?  (But hey, at least I got it on the board and not the wall!) Either way, … [Read more...]

A week ago today, I headed up to New York City for the annual Time to Play Holiday Showcase. The event is a toy fan mecca - one expo room full of every hot holiday toy pick for the season.  Just walking into the room was overwhelming in a wonderful way - for a product reviewer, it was the place to be! I'll be bringing you all some reviews and … [Read more...]